The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Tester
Rank 319 314 299
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 12 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.097% 0.092% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.099% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 31
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £37,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11391 11129 12136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.27% 93.27% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9542 9767 11066
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Tester
London

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Tester in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Tester across the City of London region.

Senior Tester Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior Tester
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Tester across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Senior Tester Salary Histogram in the City of London

Senior Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Tester in their job title.

1 18 (75.00%) Selenium
2 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 11 (45.83%) Test Automation
5 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
5 10 (41.67%) Test Scripting
5 10 (41.67%) JIRA
5 10 (41.67%) PHP
6 9 (37.50%) HTML
6 9 (37.50%) CSS
6 9 (37.50%) Automated Testing
7 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 7 (29.17%) BDD
8 7 (29.17%) Basecamp
8 7 (29.17%) Video on Demand
8 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
8 7 (29.17%) Flash
8 7 (29.17%) Adobe
8 7 (29.17%) XML
8 7 (29.17%) MySQL
8 7 (29.17%) QA
8 7 (29.17%) Web Development
8 7 (29.17%) Adobe AIR
8 7 (29.17%) Electronics
8 7 (29.17%) Subversion
9 6 (25.00%) TDD
9 6 (25.00%) Java
9 6 (25.00%) C#
9 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared

Senior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Basecamp
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (75.00%) Selenium
2 12 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
3 10 (41.67%) JIRA
4 7 (29.17%) Subversion
5 5 (20.83%) Cucumber
5 5 (20.83%) Calabash
6 4 (16.67%) Hudson
6 4 (16.67%) Robotium
6 4 (16.67%) TeamCity
7 3 (12.50%) JMeter
7 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 3 (12.50%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
8 2 (8.33%) JUnit
9 1 (4.17%) FitNesse
9 1 (4.17%) CruiseControl
9 1 (4.17%) NUnit
9 1 (4.17%) TestDirector
9 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (29.17%) Electronics
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) HTML
1 9 (37.50%) CSS
2 7 (29.17%) Flash
2 7 (29.17%) XML
2 7 (29.17%) Adobe AIR
3 3 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) JSON
5 1 (4.17%) Ajax
5 1 (4.17%) SOAP
5 1 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Video on Demand
1 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.17%) Open Source
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Android
1 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Test Automation
3 10 (41.67%) Test Scripting
4 9 (37.50%) Automated Testing
5 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 7 (29.17%) BDD
6 7 (29.17%) Web Development
7 6 (25.00%) TDD
8 4 (16.67%) Scrum
9 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
10 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
10 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
10 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
11 1 (4.17%) Security Testing
11 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
11 1 (4.17%) System Testing
11 1 (4.17%) Investment Management
11 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) PHP
2 6 (25.00%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) C#
3 4 (16.67%) Ruby
4 3 (12.50%) Python
4 3 (12.50%) Perl
4 3 (12.50%) Groovy
5 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) HP
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